chapter  10
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The Human Rights Paradox

We should recognize, as Hawthorne did, the innocence as well as the evil in our natures. (Michael Kanunen)l

My country right and wrong-when right to be kept right, when wrong to be set right. (Carl Schurz)2

In 1939 Winston Churchill portrayed Russia as "a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma." Today, whatever one may say about the forme .. Soviet Union, the United States is indeed a riddle.